Tag: Uttam Mohanty

Uttam Mohanty gets Lifetime Achievement, Love Station best film

Bhubaneswar: Ollywood superstar Uttam Mohanty was conferred the Lifetime Achievement Award and  ‘Love Station’ of Tarang Cine Productions received the best film award in the Odisha Film Producer’s Association (OFPA) Film Award – 2017 organised at Utkal Mandap here on Sunday. Ashok Pati received the best director award for Love Station produced by Tarang Cine […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
CBI likely to probe Oscar chit fund scam
CBI likely to probe Oscar chit fund case

Bhubaneswar: Links of various Ollywood actors and politicians with Oscar chit fund is expected to be exposed as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to take over the probe of the case from the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Odisha Crime Branch. It is learnt from reliable sources that all the necessary arrangements […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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BJD mad for power, says BJP

Bhubaneswar: In the back drop of Sushant Nayak’s murder at Bankual village and forged withdrawal of nomination in Penthapala panchayat of Pattamundai in Kendrapara district, the State BJP today accused the ruling BJD of backing all such incidents triggering law and order situation in State. “Now, violence has become the main weapon of BJD to […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Odia cine stars Uttam Mohanty, Asit Pati join BJD

Bhubaneswar: Odia cine stars Uttam Mohanty and Asit Pati joined the ruling-BJD today. Both the stars were at the Odisha CM and BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik’s residence Naveen Niwas where they formally joined the party. Both Uttam and Asit are well known actors of the Odia film industry. “The two well known Odia film stars, […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Oscar chit fund scam: Bharuch depositors seek expeditious probe

The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Odisha Crime Branch today called the depositors and agents of Oscar chit fund firm belonging to Bharuch district in Gujarat to seek details about the modus operandi of the company

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Gujarat Oscar investors urge CB to seize company assets

Bhubaneswar: With the Crime Branch (CB) of Odisha police yet to file the charge sheet against Oscar Group chief Prabhas Rout for his involvement in the Rs 230 crore chit fund scam, nearly 20 investors of the company from Gujarat staged a demonstration in front of the State Assembly here on Friday and demanded the […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Ollywood stars attended Oscar function in 2008 too!

A day after its exclusive report on how well-known Ollywood actors and actresses actively promoted the Oscar chit fund company at a function in Surat in 2009, OTV today came up with exclusive footage of some Ollywood stars, including veteran Uttam Mohanty and comedian Papu Pom Pom, lavishing praise on the company at a function in Surat in 2008

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Mixed reaction to OTV exclusive on Ollywood-Oscar link

Bhubaneswar: There has been a mixed reaction to the airing of the exclusive footage on OTV today showing some top Ollywood stars openly promoting tainted chit fund company Oscar at an event in Surat in 2009. While some condemned the actors for promoting the tainted company, others defended them saying they were unaware of the […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
OTV exclusive: Ollywood stars promoted Oscar in Surat!

Bhubaneswar: While the State Crime Branch police has begun an investigation into the dubious activities of the Oscar Group of Companies, leading Odia channel OTV has come up with exclusive video coverage of a grand function organised by the company in Surat in October, 2009 in which well-known Ollywood actors and actresses are seen batting […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Ollywood actors ready for EOW grilling in Oscar case

Bhubaneswar: While the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the State Crime Branch has begun interrogation of Prabhas Rout, chief of Oscar chit fund company, veteran Ollywood actor Uttam Mohanty and comedian Papu Pom Pom today said they are ready to face interrogation by the agency. “I am ready to face interrogation and will immediately respond […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Star Power Cuts Both Ways

By Sandeep Sahu Come election time and suddenly, cine stars are in great demand. As per a well-established tradition, the most sought after among them invariably head for the party in power with the opposition having to make do with second and third rung stars and starlets from tinsel town. It was no different when […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Odia Film Fair Awards: Tarang Cine Productions' 'Prem Kumar' bags Best Film award

Bhubaneswar: In the 9th Ruchi Odia Film Fair Award (OFA) held at Exhibition Ground in Bhubaneswar last evening, Tarang Cine Productions’ movie ‘Prem Kumar’ bagged the Best Film award. Veteran actor Uttam Mohanty was conferred the Lifetime Achievement award for his contribution to Odia film industry. “I am obliged to receive the lifetime achievement award,” […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021